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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 41' South, Longitude: 117° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.88 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.3"979.44 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 minorth979.83 mi
24 hours12° 42' 37.0"861.07 mieast4° 29' 24.0"308.61 minorth920.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 2:30 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 11:30 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:30 PM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 9:30 AM3542 km2201 miles1912 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 1:30 PM3970 km2467 miles2144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:30 PM4136 km2570 miles2233 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:30 PM4176 km2595 miles2255 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:30 PM4317 km2683 miles2331 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 1:30 PM4365 km2712 miles2357 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:30 PM4373 km2717 miles2361 nmEast E
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